Looking to work on an original AAA franchise? Join our exceptional development team as a Senior Tools Programmer on an unannounced AAA title. The job will include writing plugins for common art production tools, adding features to the toolset used to create game levels, maintaining the build process, and writing new tools to help automate tasks. The employee will be working with all members of the team to facilitate their development needs.
Listen to and understand the needs of the content creation staff to help design and create new tools/pipelines as needed
Maintain and extend existing tools to meet the needs of the project
Integrate various tools w/ source control and with other tools
Comfortable working in an iteration driven environment and with minimal oversight.
Strong communication and team problem solving skills
At least 2 years of professional tools programming experience
Proficiency in C#, C/C++, Python and Visual Studio
Familiar with Photoshop, Maya and 3D Studio Max
Experience with writing shell scripts and/or other tools to automate tasks
Rapid problem-solving and firefighting skills
Understanding of different data and file formats and the tradeoffs between
Prior experience shipping a multiplatform title
Previous work on Multiplayer Action Games and FPS's a plus
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science or Engineering